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Car Accident Leaves One With Minor Injuries

Posted: Jan 28, 2013 4:08 PM by Cody Lee Heyveld
Updated: Jan 28, 2013 4:26 PM

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JEFFERSON CITY — Officers from the Jefferson City Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on US Hwy 54 and US Hwy 50 Monday afternoon.

The official report for the accident stated that Aaron Welschmeyer, 38 of Tebbetts, drove a truck behind an SUV driven by 66-year-old Terry Robertson of Hannibal.

Robertson slowed down to make a left turn and continued to travel eastbound on US Hwy 54, according to the police department's investigation. The report stated that Welschmeyer was checking for traffic in another lane and did not see Robertson preparing to turn.

Welschmeyer's vehicle crashed into the rear of Robertson's vehicle. The accident report stated that emergency officials transported Robertson to a local hospital for the treatment of minor injuries which was sustained in the crash.

Officials reported no other injuries.

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